Official Concept and Definition

Gender Development Index (GDI)

Definition

a composite index measuring average achievement in the three basic dimensions captured in the human development index, (i.e., a long and healthy life, knowledge, and a decent standard of living), adjusted to account inequalities between women and men.It is measured by taking the average of the same components as HDI but adjusted to gender disparities
Notes:
The higher the value of GDI, the greater the human development of women and men is.

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https://psa.gov.ph/ISSiP/concepts-and-definitions
Indicators / Statistics Being Generated Gender
PSA Board Resolution PSA Board Resolution No 01, Series of 2017 - 150
https://psa.gov.ph/article/nscb-executive-board-resolution-no-8-09-approving-and-adopting-official-concepts-and
Statistical Domain Environment and multi-domain statistics
Statistical Activity Gender and special population groups

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